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'Ring Of Fire' Eclipse Delights Africa and South America

'Ring Of Fire' Eclipse Delights Africa and South America

  • February 27 2017

Stargazers applauded as they were plunged into darkness Sunday when the moon passed in front of the sun in a spectacular "ring of fire" eclipse.Astronomers and enthusiasts in Argentina were among th [...]

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NASA announcement: 7 New Earth-like Exoplanets Discovered

NASA announcement: 7 New Earth-like Exoplanets Discovered

  • February 23 2017

Paris: For the first time, Astronomers from NASA have discovered Seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a small star in our Galaxy called Trappist-1. There is a possibility that these planets could hold l [...]

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India's space success 'limited achievement' still lagging behind China, reports Chinese Media

India's space success 'limited achievement' still lagging behind China, reports Chinese Media

  • February 16 2017

A Chinese state-run newspaper in an editorial Thursday said India's record of sending 104 satellites into space was "a limited achievement", with India's space programme still lagging behind China' [...]

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World's Oceans have lost more than 2 % of oxygen, says study

World's Oceans have lost more than 2 % of oxygen, says study

  • February 16 2017

The world's oceans have lost more than two per cent of their oxygen since 1960, with potentially devastating consequences for sea plants and animals, marine scientists said Wednesday. In those [...]

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India to Launch 104 Satellites on One Rocket Tonight

India to Launch 104 Satellites on One Rocket Tonight

  • February 15 2017

An Indian rocket will shatter a satellite-launching record tonight (Feb. 14) if everything goes according to plan. A Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) is scheduled to lift off from India's Sat [...]

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Researchers Found Two-Billion-Year-Old Water, Which Tastes 8 Times Saltier Than Sea Water

Researchers Found Two-Billion-Year-Old Water, Which Tastes 8 Times Saltier Than Sea Water

  • December 19 2016

Researchers from the Canadian university have uncovered water that they estimate is around two billion years old. As the oldest water ever discovered on Earth, it could improve&nb [...]

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ISRO Successfully Launched Resourcesat-2A To Manage Natural Resources

ISRO Successfully Launched Resourcesat-2A To Manage Natural Resources

  • December 07 2016

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), which is basking in the glory of consecutive successful launches, on Wednesday successfully placed remote sensing satellite Resourcesat-2A in the orbit. [...]

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People are craze for WIFI than Sex, Alcohol or Chocolates

People are craze for WIFI than Sex, Alcohol or Chocolates

  • November 21 2016

A new survey has shown that people craze for wireless internet connection has gone up so much that almost half of the people now crave for Wi-Fi on the go even more than chocolate, alcohol and, yes, [...]

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Smartphone Shipment in India Grew Up 23% in Q3: Beats Global Growth

Smartphone Shipment in India Grew Up 23% in Q3: Beats Global Growth

  • October 28 2016

New Delhi: Smartphone shipments in India grew up 23 percent in India in the third quarter of 2016, outpacing the modest five percent growth notched by global smartphone market, says a report.The repor [...]

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World's First Three Parent IVF Technique Results in a Baby Boy

World's First Three Parent IVF Technique Results in a Baby Boy

  • October 18 2016

A New York fertility specialist, who said he successfully carried out a "three-parent" in vitro fertilization (IVF) technique resulting in a baby boy, called the procedure a "revolutionary approach in [...]